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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Real Estate Finance - Tax, Analyst/Associate (89A)
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The Blackstone Group | New York, NY
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Job Description

Job Description:

Job Title: Financial Services - Tax Analyst/Associate

Business Unit: Real Estate - Finance

Firm Overview:

Blackstone is one of the world's leading investment firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we work. We do this by using extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems. Our asset management businesses, with $472 billion in assets under management, include investment vehicles focused on private equity, real estate, public debt and equity, non-investment grade credit, real assets and secondary funds, all on a global basis. Further information is available at www.blackstone.com. Follow Blackstone on Twitter @Blackstone.

Job Description & Responsibilities:

The Tax Analyst/Associate will provide domestic and international tax compliance and reporting support for Blackstone's Real Estate Funds. This individual will help implement best practices for compliance and reporting as they relate to the real estate business as well as:

* Performing and reviewing tax allocations of partnership income.
* Performing and reviewing tax provisions for blocker corporations.
* Compiling and reviewing tax data for federal and multi-state tax return preparation (both partnership and corporations), and review of K-1s, federal and state tax returns.
* Identifying and performing/reviewing states withholding tax requirements relating to states income allocation to nonresident recipients.
* Reviewing tax procedures at domestic and international portfolio companies.
* Responding to tax authority requests.
* Researching domestic and foreign tax reporting issues.
* Responding to Limited Partners' tax inquiries.
* Identifying and performing/reviewing the U.S. withholding tax requirements relating to the U.S. source income allocations to foreign recipients.
* Coordinating with financial reporting and tax advisors to ensure proper accounting of transactions.
* FATCA compliance.


Blackstone seeks to hire individuals who are highly motivated, intelligent and have demonstrated excellence in prior endeavors as well as:

* 2-4 years of Big 4 tax experience in the alternative asset management industry (Real Estate or Investment Partnership preferred).
* Undergraduate degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business-related field.
* Partnership tax experience preferred.
* CPA or graduate degree preferred.
* Strong analytical skills and the ability to work with complex data to drive decision-making.
* Ability to produce timely and accurate records, with an emphasis on the importance of supporting work paper documentation.
* Team player.
* Effective verbal and written communicator.
* Highly organized and proactive.
* Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced and dynamic culture.
* Personal and professional integrity of the highest order.
* Strong work ethic, responsiveness and passion for customer service and quality.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or any other category protected by law.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete your application, please contact Human Resources at 212-583-5000 (US), +44 (0)20 7451 4000 (EMEA) or +852 3656 8600 (APAC).

The Blackstone Group and its affiliates provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, marital or partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic predisposition, veteran or military status, status as a victim of domestic violence, a sex offense or stalking, or any other classification prohibited by applicable law.

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